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Carrington College, Reno Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is Carrington College, Reno Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Carrington College, Reno was awarded 2 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Carrington College, Reno was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Carrington College, Reno?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that Carrington College, Reno has an open admissions policy. This means that you'll only have to submit basic materials, which may include proof that you completed high school or an equivalent program.

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Carrington College, Reno Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Carrington College, Reno is about average at 16 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Carrington College, Reno is 31%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  31 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Carrington College, Reno

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 89% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Carrington College, Reno enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  89 out of 100

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Carrington College, Reno Is Not Very Diverse

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 522 full-time undergraduates at Carrington College, Reno.

Carrington College, Reno Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and racial-ethnic minorities*. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

With an overall score of 18.73 out of 100, Carrington College, Reno is one of the least diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  18.73 out of 100
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How Much Does Carrington College, Reno Cost?

The overall average net price of Carrington College, Reno is $27,641. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Carrington College, Reno

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$27,736 $24,857 $27,132 $31,061 $27,564

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Carrington College, Reno, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Carrington College, Reno, approximately 51% of students took out student loans averaging $10,688 a year. That adds up to $42,752 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Carrington College, Reno is 13.4%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Carrington College, Reno Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Carrington College, Reno with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $27,400 in their early years. This is about 31% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


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Location of Carrington College, Reno

Carrington College, Reno is a private for-profit institution located in Reno, Nevada. The location of Carrington College, Reno is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Location of Carrington College, Reno

Contact details for Carrington College, Reno are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 5580 Kietzke Ln., Reno, NV 89511
Phone: 775-335-2900

Carrington College, Reno Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Carrington College, Reno along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Carrington College, Reno

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 154 students took at least one online class at Carrington College, Reno. This is an increase from the 79 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 154 0
2016-2017 79 0
2015-2016 90 1
2014-2015 19 1
2013-2014 0 0

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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